School-Home Connection and Partnership

School-Home Communication

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-teacher conferences are an excellent way to create or build upon a strong home-school partnership that is critical to student success. To help you prepare for a productive meeting with your child's teacher, please view Making Parent-Teacher Conferences Work for Your ChildLink opens in new window., an article available on the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) website.

Parent/Guardian Contact Information

In case of illness, accident or other emergency, the school will attempt to contact a child's parent or guardian. Please make sure the school has current contact information, including home, work, cell phone and pager numbers. In addition, be sure to keep the office informed of any changes in emergency contacts or child care arrangements.

School Information and Flyers

Whenever possible, school and community information is sent home with students on Wednesdays. Please check for this information every Wednesday.

Facts for Parents

Each student should receive a copy of San Diego Unified School District's Facts for Parents publication. Available in EnglishLink opens in new window. and SpanishLink opens in new window., this publication:

  • Gives basic information about the school district.
  • Explains parent rights and responsibilities.
  • Provides high school graduation requirements.
  • Lists disclosures required by state or federal law.

Please sign the pages in the back and return them to your child's teacher.

District Resources for Parents

Additional information and resources for parentsLink opens in new window. are available on the district's website.